The War for Talent: It’s Time to Capture the Heart

The best talent may be closer than you think. No, really! Have you considered recently that your best recruitment strategy is retention? What untapped talent is already in your office or on your weekly Zoom call? Most of us don’t slow down long enough to look and consider. You might be thinking, “I don’t have… Read More

When the Macro Calls for the Micro

Inflammo recently celebrated another trip around the sun. In seven years of perpetual whiteboarding sessions, only a handful have ever led to meaningful conversations about expanding beyond the realm of a typical accounting and finance offering. Until recently. We have always been that not-so-traditional company that manages your accounting and finance function so that you… Read More

New Year, New You, and a New Financial Game Plan for Your Business

The calendar has turned and 2019 has officially arrived! With that we’re all dusting off our running shoes and saying sayonara to a couple of those not so great habits that have tagged us for a while. While we love the way the new year has our brains fully targeting personal growth and transformation, might… Read More

Spring Cleaning for Your Business

We’ve made it past the worst of the cold weather and the random snowy days, and now we’re headed into glorious springtime where an abundance of blooms, long sunny days, and terrible potholes on 440 await us. Springtime has always been a time of renewal, hope, and a fresh start. It’s a time when our… Read More

Our 3 Key Takeaways From 36|86 Conference

This past week, the Inflammo team joined hundreds of innovative entrepreneurs, driven business leaders, and top investors at 36|86, the South’s premier tech and entrepreneurship conference located in Nashville, TN. Powered by Launch TN, 36|86 was a fantastic affair, bringing in top executives and speakers such as Steve Case: Co-Founder of AOL, Jeremy King: Walmart… Read More

How to Prepare for a Growth Year

The countdown has begun. Maybe you are counting down until the elections (mercy!), or Thanksgiving (pumpkin pie, rather), or maybe even the SEC championship game (everybody’s hands go up). But we’re shifting gears to a different countdown today. Take heed, friends: 2017 is coming in hot, and it’s time to buckle down and determine the… Read More

Make or Break: 10 Keys to Financial Savviness

We’ll cut to the chase.  Very few companies make it to $1mm in revenue, with far less ever reaching $10mm. What separates those companies that have arrived from the many others? Quite simply, they know their numbers. If you aren’t overly confident in what your investable story looks like, or if you aren’t sure where you business… Read More

Building for Scale: The No-Fail Financial Foundation

Anyone who has gone through a process to build a home from the ground up knows that extensive manpower and material are required to establish a solid foundation. We don’t question the process because we know that in the absence of a solid foundation, nothing else matters. In the same way, and no less important,… Read More

Positioning Your Company for a Future Transaction: Charlie Brock

Part Three: Charlie Brock Charlie Brock has been serving as Launch Tennessee’s President & CEO since January 2013. Launch Tennessee is a statewide public-private entity charged with developing Tennessee’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. Prior to Launch Tennessee, Charlie served for a year as CEO of CO.LAB, a Chattanooga accelerator that runs the summer GIGTANK program. Brock is… Read More